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The NDSU Libraries offers access to numerous print and electronic resources that can help you with your Apparel, Retail Merchandising, and Design research. At the Main Library on campus, you will find shelves of books and several video resources, which are available to check out with your NDSU Student ID. In order to locate a book or video on the shelf, please use the following tutorials:

  • Author and Title Searches : Use this tutorial to locate resources in our library catalog, place a hold, and check availability of the item in our collection. This search will also give you electronic resources that you can access on- and off-campus.
  • How to Find a Book on the Shelf : After confirming that your item is available at the library, use this tutorial to locate books and videos on the shelves. The majority of items will be located on the second floor of the Main Library or within the first floor Media Section (next to the Germans from Russia Heritage Collection). Apparel, Retail Merchandising, and Design resources can be found in the GT and TT sections.

If you have any questions about the library resources, please feel free to use the "Ask a Librarian" web chat service on this website or visit the reference desk at the Main Library, located in the first floor computer cluster.

You can also order items from other libraries across the nation and have these items delivered to the NDSU Main Library. Visit the Inter-Library Loan Tutorial for more info on setting up an ILL account.

Below, you will find a selection of new books and other media that have been recently added to the library. Check the spotlight sections for future updates!

Book Spotlight

Fashion Forecasters: A Hidden History of Color and Trend Prediction
Author: 
Regina Lee Blaszczyk and Ben Wubs
Call Number: 
TT497 .F35 2018 (Main Library : 2nd Floor)
isbn: 
9781350017160
Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination
Author: 
Andrew Bolton, Met Gala 2018
Call Number: 
GT503 .B65 2018 v.1 and 2 (Main Library : 2nd Floor)
isbn: 
9781588396457
Hidden History of American Fashion: Rediscovering Twentieth-Century Women Designers
Author: 
Nancy Deihl
Call Number: 
GT601 .H53 2018 (Main Library : New Books : 1st Floor)
isbn: 
9781350001046
Peacock Revolution : American Masculine Identity and Dress in the Sixties and Seventies
Author: 
Daniel Delis Hill
Call Number: 
GT615 .H55 2018 (Main Library : 2nd Floor)
isbn: 
9781350056435
Product Innovation in the Global Fashion Industry
Author: 
Byoungho Jin and Elena Cedrola
Call Number: 
TT560 .P76 2018 (Main Library : 2nd Floor)
isbn: 
9781137523488

eBook Spotlight

Contemporary Case Studies on Fashion Production, Marketing and Operations
Author: 
Pui-Sze Chow, Chun-Hung Chiu,‎ Amy C. Y. Yip,‎ Ailie K. Y. Tang
isbn: 
9789811070075
Fashion History: A Global View
Author: 
Linda Welters and Abby Lillethun

Magazine Spotlight

Textiles
Call Number: 
677.05 T3175 (Main Library Periodicals : 1st Floor)
isbn: 
13671308
Vogue
Call Number: 
646.05 V86 (Main Library Periodicals : 1st Floor)
isbn: 
00428000

Video Spotlight

Dior and I
Author: 
Frédéric Tcheng
Call Number: 
TT507 .D56 2015 (Main Library Media : 1st Floor)
isbn: 
9786316141682
Sweatshop : Deadly Fashion
Call Number: 
HD2339.C16 S94 2014 (Main Library Media : 1st Floor)


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Last updated: 8/8/2018